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Wilt Chamberlain sets the season points record for the NBA...



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March 15, 1962

NEW YORK TIMES March 15, 1962 

* Wilt Chamberlain - Philadelphia Warriors 
* Season scoring record set (last game of season)
* National Basketball Association - NBA


The sports section (page 42) has a one column heading: "Warrior's Triumph Over Packer Five; Wilt Exceeds 4,000" with game summary. He bagan the game with 3,997 points.
Chamberlain still holds the season scoring record for the NBA, achieving 4,029 points in this, the 1961-2 season.
Complete in 68 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century